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MATT SAVAGE TRIO Bruce Gertz – bass Anthony Fung - drums

Matt Savage’s highly anticipated tenth album, A Bigger Celebration, is scheduled for release in Spring 2013. This is Matt’s third album to be produced by Grammy-nominated Jonathan Wyner and engineered by ten-time Grammy-winner Tom Bates. The music celebrates life and youth and embracing experiences with open arms. It captures the joy of being alive through upbeat, multicultural, surprising and diverse compositions.

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/07/2013 - 20:00

FOLLEN ANGELS In the Still of the Night: Classics of the '40s, '50s and '60's

The Angels are back! Celebrated international jazz and cabaret artists return with a new, upbeat and sophisticated show. Reviews include: New York Producer Andy Skurow who writes of their recent New York performance, “The Follen Angels provide fresh arrangements to familiar classics…Their repertoire sounds unique and fresh…never sounded so good with a twist of funk. This was the MOST FUN I’ve had in the cabaret in a long time. The Follen Angels are a Must See !” Follen Angels

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/06/2013 - 20:00

JOE SAMPLE

A founding member of the influential jazz funk combo The Crusaders (originally the Jazz Crusaders) and a pioneer of contemporary jazz piano, Sample reaches back to the primary sources of jazz and soul music to create his personal interpretations of classics by such esteemed composers as Scott Joplin, Jelly Roll Morton, the Gershwins, Al Jolson, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller and others. Link/joesample/bio/

Joe Sample Ashes to Ashes LIVE 2000

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/01/2013 - 20:00
Fri, 03/01/2013 - 22:00
Sat, 03/02/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 03/02/2013 - 22:00

Cathy Unruh

Date: 
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Being a vegan has a number of health and diet benefits involved with the lifestyle. Vegans don't partake in the consumption and use of animal products, but there is far more to being a vegan than just the food choices. Tune in Sunday evening at 10:30 PM when Al is joined by Vegan expert and author, Cathy Unruh. She talks about about the vegan lifestyle and it's many benefits.

Terri Lyne Carrington: Leading Blues-Based Jazz with a Modern Day Trio

Date: 
Saturday, February 9, 2013 - 4:00pm
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Catch Colors of Jazz when Host Bonnie Johnson celebrates Black History Month with the music of Terri Lyne Carrington and her new CD, Money Jungle: Provocative Blue. On the heels of her 2012 GRAMMY ® Award-winning CD, The Mosaic Project, drummer, composer and Berklee College of Music Professor Carrington reimagines pianist, composer and big band leader Duke Ellington's original recording Money Jungle with new arrangements.

George B. Schaller: TIBET WILD

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Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 3:00pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry we talk with GEORGE B. SCHALLER. He has spent more than half a century studying wildlife in over twenty countries. He has helped protect some of the planets most endangered and iconic animals including the mountain gorillas, tigers, giant pandas, jaguars and the snow leopard. Tonight George Schaller talks about his new book TIBET WILD: A NATURALIST’S JOURNEYS ON THE ROOF OF THE WORLD. This book chronicles Schaller’s three decades long research on the remote Tibetan Plateau, “a place nowhere intimate”, studying wild yak, chiru, argali and of course the snow leopard.

Monty Alexander: Harlem Kingston Express

Date: 
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 6:00pm

Featuring Monty Alexander, piano, vocals, melodica; Hassan Shakur, bass; Courtney Panton, drums; percussion; Joshua Thomas, Jamaican bass; Earl Appleton, keyboards; Andy Bashford, guitar; Karl Wright, Jamaican drums. Tune in!

Concert Series At The Healing Garden

The Virginia Thurston Healing Garden announces the next “Concert at the Garden”. The Garden, in collaboration with Indian Hill Music, welcomes Cynthia Forbes and Students to play a program of Vivaldi, Beethoven and Bach, including the Brandenburg Concerto No. 4.

The Healing Garden, a non-profit organization, is located at 145 Bolton Road in Harvard, MA and offers support, educational and therapeutic services to those affected by cancer.

Event Date: 
Sun, 02/24/2013 - 15:00

String Day at UMass Amherst

EVENT: String Day at UMass Amherst
A FUN-FILLED Day for string players: pre-college students & their parents, private or classroom string teachers & orchestra directors

ACTIVITIES: Music making with UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance faculty and string students, including Chamber Music reading, Informal Orchestra Rehearsals, Mini-Lectures & Concert

FACULTY: UMass Amherst Professors Elizabeth Chang (violin), Kathryn Lockwood (viola & coordinator), Astrid Schween (cello), Salvatore Macchia (bass) & Opus One Chamber Orchestra

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/03/2013 - 09:00

Wind Ensemble Concert

EVENT: UMass Amherst Wind Ensemble concert, including the winning work of the Wind Ensemble’s 2013 Composition Competition

TIME & LOCATION: 4pm, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

CONDUCTOR: James Patrick Miller, UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor SOLOIST: Thomas Giampietro, drum set, UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/02/2013 - 16:00

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